Skip to main content

About your Search

20130201
20130228
STATION
KGO (ABC) 10
WMAR (ABC) 9
WJLA (ABC) 7
WTTG (FOX) 6
CSPAN 5
MSNBC 5
MSNBCW 5
CSPAN2 4
FBC 3
WBAL (NBC) 3
WJZ (CBS) 3
WRC (NBC) 3
KNTV (NBC) 2
( more )
LANGUAGE
English 88
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 88 (some duplicates have been removed)
ABC
Jan 31, 2013 5:30pm PST
70 miles per hour in connecticut, taking down power lines and trees. diane, i wanted to go back to that image inside the detroit whiteout today. now, if this happens, the recommendation is to gradually slow down, turn on your flashers and if you can get off the highway, do so. diane? >> again, you have to act fast. thank you so much, ginger zee reporting in tonight. >>> and now, in washington today, one man entered the arena. chuck hagel, the purple heart recipient from the vietnam war, the former senator, nominated to be secretary of defense. his former colleagues met him with a fuselage of critical questions today, and abc's chief washington correspondent jonathan karl tells us about the fiery day. >> reporter: he's a vietnam veteran and former republican senator, but today chick hagel found himself and his judgment under attack by a fellow republican and vietnam vet. >> were you correct or incorrect when you said that the surge would be -- >> the most dangerous foreign policy blunder in this country since -- >> since vietnam. were you correct or incorrect? >> well, i'm not go
ABC
Feb 18, 2013 5:30pm PST
will win." diane? >> all right, terry moran, our thanks to you. and terry will be sending out more reports to us from inside syria in the days ahead. >>> back here at home, it's time to fasten our seat belts. for 32 straight days now, gasoline prices have soared, now a four-month high. $3.73 a gallon. and we learned today how much higher they'll rise in april and when they should start falling again. the newest member of our abc team, a veteran business reporter, linzie janis, here to explain. linzie, welcome. >> reporter: thank you very much, diane. you know, americans spent 4% of their household budget on gas last year. it's the biggest spike in three decades and it makes the recent spike all the more worrying. the pearsons know what they're not looking for in the family car. >> i don't want an suv, it's too much price -- it's too pricey on gas. >> reporter: they're giving up more space for more miles to the gallon. it's their number one priority. >> close to $4 already, i think by the end of the month, it will be $4. >> reporter: prices often spike in the spring as refineries switch ove
ABC
Feb 22, 2013 7:00am PST
between robin and diane sawyer about what she finds most liberating so far. >>> but let's get right to some breaking news, olympic sprinter oscar pistorius just granted bail in south africa, an audible question from supporters in court. the judge spoke for over two hours before ruling. abc's bazi kanani is tracking the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, amy. oscar pistorius just broke down in tears when the judge announced just moments ago that he has been granted bail, that he will be allowed to go home. his family shouted for joy. they were huddled together. the magistrate said that this is not a matter of whether he's guilty but whether he has the right to have bail until he stands trial. the magistrate said that there were a couple of main factors that he considered in his decision. and those are whether pistorius is a flight risk and whether pistorius is a danger to anyone else in the community if he's allowed to go free. the midge straight said that the profession cushion wasn't able to prove that. at this moment, oscar pistorius is in the courtroom, he's listeni
ABC
Feb 22, 2013 7:00am EST
robin and diane sawyer, about what robin finds most liberating right now. >> we're looking forward to that. >>> but we are also standing by for breaking news in the bail hearing of olympic sprinter oscar pistorius. we'll have that any moment. we're listening to what's happening inside the courtroom. we'll bring that to you as soon as we have it. >>> but let's get started with the blast of snow and cold that is making a mess of the morning commute for much of the country right now. sam is tracking it all for us right now. >> good morning, amy. good morning, everyone. it's not just the snow and ice and cold you're talking about. when you add in the storm, it's more than 1,100 miles worth of storm, from the great lakes to the gulf coast. we'll start this morning with one of the tornadoes in mississippi and louisiana. we had them popping there. you can see it in the light area, across the field, the twitter pictures. the idea that four tornadoes possibly in that zone. we know that three have been reported. now, we're looking at storm damage that is eerily similar to a tornado in that e
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 9:00pm EST
, the state of the union and the republican response. now, reporting from our nation's capital, diane sawyer and george stephanopoulos. >> and a good evening to all of you. we welcome you, as we gather with you to watch president obama's state of the union address. as he challenges congress and tries to harness public opinion behind his plan of action for the first year of his second term. >> the focus will be on the economy, diane. creating jobs. that's been the struggle of his presidency. the president believes he has the public on his side on that issue. most of the speech will be about that. but he has a new mission for his second term. ending gun violence and so much emotion around that issue tonight. >> emotion in that room and also this convergence with the drama we have seen unfolding today out in california. just to bring you up to date right now, the gun battle that was under way in big bear lake, california, you can still see the flames at that cabin where police officers believe they had trapped christopher dorner, the ex-cop who had been on a murderous rampage for the last nine
FOX News
Feb 13, 2013 2:00am PST
are living paycheck to paycheck. diane macedo has more. gad morning, diane. >> good morning patti ann. a new study says more than 4 in 10 americans are living paycheck to paycheck. one in ten can't even do that. the survey conducted by allstate insurance company not only shows the challenges americans are facing in a weak economy but many make unwise financial decisions even when they know better. according to the survey 59 percent of americans say they generally know how to manage their money. 47 percent say they are saving less than they should be. as for how they feel about their financial situation, half of the 1,000 respond ants describe theirs as excellent or good while half said it was fair or poor. 41 percent live from one paycheck to the next while 8 percent say they don't earn enough to afford every day essentia essentials. 80 -- 80 percent say they are better than friends and others say they are better off than their family. >> a school district bans kids from wearing jeans and t-shirts. wait until you hear why. do you toss and turn and stay up all night because of the changing te
FOX News
Feb 18, 2013 2:00am PST
-convicts? is that even legal? diane macedo has the details. hi diane. >> hi, heather. the obama administration equal employment opportunity is threatening to sue businesses that won't hire convicts because it has an impact of niern hiring. criminal record exclusions have a different impact based on race and national origin. the commission's guidance on consideration of rays and conviction records says if a background check discloses a criminal defense they must do an vined you'llized assessment that proveings it has a business necessity not to hire that ex offender. if he doesn't do that they could be accused of race discrimination. the wall street journal reports they are demanding one client for those who lied about their record. businesses complying with state and local law that is ban ex-cons in certain fields can be targeted for lawsuits. if they hire the felon they could get sued by local government or outside party if a crime is committed but if they don't they could get sued by the ooc. studies found employers are much less likely to hire niernity applicants when background checks are banned
FOX News
Feb 26, 2013 2:00am PST
and fannie mae. a new report says that's what we need to help the economy bounce back. diane mass can heed doe has more. >> issuing a number of recommendations to changes of federal housing policies including the end to government backed lending as we know it. the report calls the housing america's future new direction for national policy aims to rebuild the private mortgage market and give home buyers and renters with a number of new policies and set of guidelines how to implement them. fannie mae and freddie mac replace them with a public garn tore which would guarantee mortgage payments without buying issue mortgage backed security. while it was necessary for the government to step in when the market collapsed five years ago the current role in housing is unsustainable at the moment. fanny, freddie report 90 percent of sij family mortgages and faa faces billions of dollars in losses. they also express the concern that credit worthy people are being denied housing due to overly strict underwriting standards. if they step back private lenders will step in. these recommendations are go on
ABC
Feb 1, 2013 6:30pm EST
and professional, really no matter what happens on sunday, they do both agree on one thing, diane. one day, they will both be happy to coach with the other. >> all right. josh elliott, thank you so much. have a great weekend, josh. we'll all be watching. >>> still ahead on "world news" -- those cars piling up, crashing one after the other. what do the huge trucks have do with the accidents? we'll show you how to stay safe on the roads this weekend. [ mrs. hutchison ] friday night has always been all fun and games here at the hutchison household. but one dark stormy evening... she needed a good meal and a good family. so we gave her purina cat chow complete. it's the best because it has something for all of our cats! and after a couple of weeks she was part of the family. we're so lucky that lucy picked us. [ female announcer ] purina cat chow complete. and for a delicious way to help maintain a healthy weight, try new purina cat chow healthy weight. a body at rest tends to stay at rest... while a body in motion tends to stay in motion. staying active can actually ease arthritis symptoms. b
ABC
Feb 25, 2013 6:30pm EST
last night. ♪ >>> good evening. diane is on assignment tonight. and right now, a punishing blizzard is hitting the country hard. right through the heartland. look at this right behind me this evening. this video comes to us from texas, where authorities are posting i ining it onfacebook a warning. you can hear it underneath me here, just listen to it. something to see and something to hear tonight. and 20 states now from the lone star state all the way up to michigan with storm watches and warnings this evening. so, we begin here with abc meteorologist ginger zee in kansas, where there's a state of emergency tonight. ginger? >> reporter: david, for this part of the country, it is weather deja vu. here it is, happening again, all the way from here back to texas. it's a textbook blizzard, smothering texas, oklahoma, kansas and missouri tonight. look at this time lapse video, overnight amarillo, texas disappearing in snow. >> see what it's like so far. here we go. >> reporter: amarillo had more than a foot and a half of snow, blown by gusts of up to 77 miles per hour. huge three to fiv
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 11:00pm EST
friend dian she's played by the rules her whole life. but then the rules flew right out the window. having just lost her husband, she stepped up and adopted her three grandkids, while working full time and caring for her brother, eddie, with cerebral palsy. i get the three children up. i walk andrew at eight i drop olivia off at eight thirty. spend a few minutes at emilio's school. i stop at the grocery store, and then i might do some laundry that has to be done. and then i have about five minutes. the baby sitter comes in and then i go to work. i'm not back home again until 11:30 at night. hard as she works, it's still a struggle to keep up with the bills and stay warm at night. when we asked the biggest oil companies to help families in need, only citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! so if ydead battery,t ti
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm PST
. is it still happening tonight? >> well, i've got to tell you, diane, it's almost a thing of the past. not entirely. for the most part, the republicans are sitting on their side, the democrats are staying on their side. but there are some notable exceptions that i'm noticing as i look down into the chamber. first of all, you see senators lindsey graham and john mccain. two of the biggest headaches for this president, especially going into the second term, but sitting between them tonight, you will see senator chuck schumer, the number three democrat in the house. he wants to craft an immigration compromise with republicans. they're his two closest allies on that. so, they will be down there together. and also, i see, out of camera view off to the side, we have, for the first time in american history, two african-american senators. both recently appointed to fill vacancies. tim scott of south carolina, senator will cowan of massachusetts. and they are democrat and republican and they are sitting together also on the side. but for the most part, they are back to their battle stations he
NBC
Feb 24, 2013 5:30pm PST
, henry? >> yes, diane, there are multiple reports the 49ers have a deal in place to trade quarterback alex smith. however, the deal can't be finalized before march 12th which is when the new league year begins. cbs sportsline reporter was the first reporter to report this potential trade about 40 minutes ago. the 49ers have not confirmed this report at this time. but here's the more details. the can stas sigh chiefs have emerged as leading candidate to complete that trade for alex smith. however, he says the jaguars, cardinals, browns, bills, and jets are interested in acquiring the 28-year-old quarterback who has been with the 49ers since 2005. according to the report the trade to an unnamed team is, quote, effectively complete. we'll have more on this story coming up later in sports. >> all right, henry, thanks very much. look forward to that. >>> we are following a developing story in the east bay. tonight, several cars are smashed up and one woman is in the hospital. carjacking in fremont and ended with a messy scene in union city. nbc bay area is there from union city. george, po
KICU
Feb 14, 2013 1:30pm PST
of the union. they say diane sawyer had too much to drink but this guy couldn't get enough. >>> she what she's making time for now. >>> that italian gossip magazine that printed those pictures of cate middleton without her top on, they're back at it again. >>> welcome to "dish nation," the non-stopwatch you every day entertainment news show. coast to coast from new york. >>> the ricky smiley show, atlanta and beyond. special guest deejay this week -- from chicago. kidd kraddick, world champion from the heart of texas. this is "dish nation." >>> president obama had a state of the union address last night but everybody's talking about what happened after. the republican response from florida senator marco rubio. >> then false choices like the one the president laid out tonight. the choice isn't just between big government and big business. >> he keeps his eye contact with the camera at all times. >> i wonder why he had dry mouth. >> he was probably hanging out with snoop dogg. >> that's exactly what he was doing. he had that cotton mouth. >> allegedly. >> because underneath that ball of water
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 7:00am EST
access to a minor's online accounts after that minor is death. ricky and diane rash hunted for clues into their teenage son's suicide in 2011 but were blocked from accessing facebook page because of privacy laws. >> well, you see it there, it's the power of social media and people. still ahead at 7:00, how twitter helped convince the makers of a popular bourbon not to change the recipe hchlt and a toddler slapped on a flight. we'rea going to hear from the outraged parent. >> but first, ladies first. dave ross will join us live show us how danica patrick made nascar history. >> as we take you to the break, a live look outside. the latest weather and traffic from tucker and jeff next. it's 7:09.  ♪ that t aroma calls to you ♪ time to jump in to something new ♪ ♪ ♪ the best part of wakin' up ♪ is folgers in your cup >>> to help mark president's day, the race to mount rushmore comes to an end. they'll meet george, abe and tom there. i feel like i should call them the president. mr. president tom and george. fans can decide who wins by voting on
FOX News
Feb 6, 2013 2:00am PST
. >> what does this mean for our economy? diane macedo has more. >> if the ceo's latest predictions are right they set a record for 2013 for the longest period of high unemployment since the great depression. that's because the office expects the economy to grow 1.4 percent thanks in part to the expiration of the bush tax cuts and automatic spending cuts currently set to kick in in march. debt is expected to remain historically high relative to the economy. by 2023 current laws remain in place debt will equal 77 percent of gdp and be on an upward path. that means when interest rates rise to more normal levels interest on payments will rise. investors may lose confidence in the government's abilities to manage budgets. it leaves many key budget issues unresolved including the spending cuts a potential shut down in mid march and the deadline for the u.s. to hit the debt ceiling. while the outcome could make it worse one bright spot growth is expect to do pick up from 2014 to 2018 as the effect of the housing financial criess is continues to face. >> thank you so much diane. >> it's 46
FOX News
Feb 7, 2013 2:00am PST
of the senate select committee on intelligence diane fine stein says she is pleased that the president has agreed to provide the intelligence committee with the access to the olc opinion regarding the use of lethal force in counter terrorist operation. it is critical for the over site function to fully understand the legal basis for all intelligence and counter-terrorism operation. administration official at the white house says since the drone program is so unique they are bringing classified documents is extraordinary. >> bottom line is we will see the documents. they previously said we would not. >> take a look at wasnho is talg this morning. there has been a lot of backlash to the administration's drone program especially democrats. >> we are hearing more and more democrats coming out against that. last night bob beckel raised his concerns about it calling the drone program constitutionally corrupt. >> i wouldn't vote for him unless that policy changed. they are talking about going after american citizens yes associated with terrorist groups. they have no evidence they are doing anythi
FOX News
Feb 28, 2013 2:00am PST
. that is far from unusual for government conferences. fox business network diane macedo has the story. >> hi patti ann. a new congressional report says taxpayers picked up the tab for 894 conferences in 2012 to the tune of $340 million and that only covers those conferences that cost at least 100,000 dollars. the total figure is likely higher. those in conjunction with the house over site and government freerm committee also shows some agencies are far more fond than their convictions than others. the labor department for example held four big ticket conferences last year keeping the bill under $1 million even the gsa would cut back held only 3. the defense department the biggest department in dc held nearly 300 conferences at a cost of $89 million. the department of veteran affairs held 127 at a cost of 72.7 million the justice department held 107 at a cost of 58.7 million and health of human services held 140 at a cost of $56.1 million. one example of what that money goes to? the va spent 52,000 dollars to produce a video parody of the movie patton. government cuts are expect to do kick in
ABC
Feb 23, 2013 4:00am PST
home, back to the anchor desk that just wasn't the same without er. diane sawyer >> fantastic having her back. she was gone for 174 days, for a life-saving bone marrow louiseant. she sat down with her friend diane sawyer for an intimate conversation about her dramatic road to recovery. when >> thelma and louise ride again. >> reporter: for seven years, we were next to each other, facing every morning. he good days, the tough days, and then, good days again. when you wake up in the morning, i what's different now? long >> i feel pretty much like o want to comfort us. i mean, for many, many days and months, it was just a fogginess. i was taking the funk for a long time. transplant. i was faking the funk, for a e strength you've got. cularnew i was. we want to comfort those people who want to comfort us. >> reporter: comfort, through the hard reality that comes with the miracle of a bone marrow transplant. all but even if you believe in miracles, sometimes it takes all the strength you've got. >> i remember one particular evening, not feeling well at se, jennie -- a mjust slipping away.
ABC
Feb 23, 2013 8:00am EST
conversation, between two of the leading ladies at abc news. diane sawyer talked to robin roberts about the grit. the sheer grit it took to recover from a bone marrow transplant, including the one moment she thought she was slipping away. >>> we're going to start with what the future may hold for oscar pistorius. out on bail. but locked out of his own home where he shot and killed his girlfriend on valentine's day. this morning, his coach is saying it's time for the blade runner to get back on the track. and bazi kanani is in south africa for us. >> reporter: good morning, dan. oscar pistorius is believed to be staying at his uncle's house this morning after being granted bail. he can't leave the country. he can't even leave this city without permission. his coach said we won't see pistorius competing anytime soon. but he does hope to meet with him as early as monday, to at least start talking about getting him back into training, as a way to clear his head during the difficult months ahead. after four days of riveting testimony, oscar pistorius' family cried for joy, relieved this morn
NBC
Feb 18, 2013 11:00am EST
diane. she's played by the rules her whole life. but then the rules flew right out the window. having just lost her husband, she stepped up and adopted her three grandkids, while working full time and caring for her brother, eddie, with cerebral palsy. i get the three children up. i walk andrew at eight i drop olivia off at eight thirty. spend a few minutes at emilio's school. i stop at the grocery store, and then i might do some laundry that has to be done. and then i have about five minutes. the baby sitter comes in and then i go to work. i'm not back home again until 11:30 at night. hard as she works, it's still a struggle to keep up with the bills and stay warm at night. when we asked the biggest oil companies to help families in need, only citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold! >>> right now police are investi
ABC
Feb 20, 2013 11:35pm EST
yourself. just $4.99. it's an epic breakfast sandwich. this is my friend diane. she's played by the rules her whole life. but then the rules flew right out the window. having just lost her husband, she stepped up and adopted her three grandkids, while working full time and caring for her brother, eddie, with cerebral palsy. i get the three children up. i walk andrew at eight i drop olivia off at eight thirty. spend a few minutes at emilio's school. i stop at the grocery store, and then i might do some laundry that has to be done. and then i have about five minutes. the baby sitter comes in and then i go to work. i'm not back home again until 11:30 at night. hard as she works, it's still a struggle to keep up with the bills and stay warm at night. when we asked the biggest oil companies to help families in need, only citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no
FOX Business
Feb 6, 2013 11:00am EST
that lost its account after only seven months. inside the ads world with diane. >> seven months after the first agency of record in 15 years, maco shifts the duties to pitch. the auto repair company says that pitch will be heading up the $20 million campaign as the new agency on record, and maco says the goal is to build on the love and loyalty customers feel for the brand, but some question their loyalty considering how quickly they changed teams. they say they are eager for a new approach in marketing and advertising to the organization and know the team at pitch delivers innovative and exciting campaigns for consumers across the country, but the partners says there's more behind the switch than that. the company says, quote, "the change came with a new executive lineup at maaco, some of whom had a pre-existing relationship with pitch." no response from pitch or maaco to the claim. back to you guys. dennis: all right, thank you, diane, on the new beat, diane on advertising, looking forward to more of that. good news for booze. sales figures for the liquor industry for all of 2012 #
ABC
Feb 20, 2013 2:35am EST
that to diane, he said the only people talking about hi being the pope are people smoking marijuana. so there you have it. >>> still to come, advice from some of the nation's most successful people. >> could their strategies help your family solve everyday problems? don't go away. you're watching "world news now." ♪ >>> be careful with your daughters, especially if they're hanging out with john mayer. parenting can be tough. >> but a new book is taking a different approach by asking successful people how to create a strong family. abc's juju chang checked it all out. >> one, two, three. >> reporter: think of it this way, you're not a family, you're a team trying to power up every single member. i'll tell you the lesson i learned with my three boys and a special-ops commando. >> get your legs straight. >> reporter: thanks to author bruce feiler, who asked high power sources to help fix the problems we all face in our modern families. >> i felt like as a parent, we were just stuck, we were lost. the shrinks, the self help gurus, those ideas were stale. >> reporter: you have to fight fai
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 6:00am EST
on the investigation is coming up next. this is my friend diane. she's played by the rules her whole life. but then the rules flew right out the window. having just lost her husband, she stepped up and adopted her three grandkids, while working full time and caring for her brother, eddie, with cerebral palsy. i get the three children up. i walk andrew at eight i drop olivia off at eight thirty. spend a few minutes at emilio's school. i stop at the grocery store, and then i might do some laundry that has to be done. and then i have about five minutes. the baby sitter comes in and then i go to work. i'm not back home again until 11:30 at night. hard as she works, it's still a struggle to keep up with the bills and stay warm at night. when we asked the biggest oil companies to help families in need, only citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like diane's. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm this winter, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be
CNBC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00pm EST
are going to know what you are doing. simple? is no. lucrative you bet it is. dian in new york. >> question, wouldn't it be considered a quote good rate of return? >> i think what you are always trying to do is measure it against bonds if you can get something against the risk free rate and the tax on it, then you are going to do real well, if you look the ten year, you can measure against the 30 year, you want to get six, seven, 8. you are doing great. john in north carolina john? >> hey john? >> hey, what is going on. >> not much how are you. >> doing good. so, i'm new to the market and i've been watching the show and reading the "mad money" book which has been helpful so thank you for that. >> my question is when i'm doing valuations and i'm kal ckacaulag which number should i use. >> were you doing the growth ratios look at the forward next year. i don't like to look at historic. you got to go and get the estimates. get them on yahoo!. want to get started look for things you know and research it until you can't research it anymore. you are surrounded by information so use it. stick arou
ABC
Feb 17, 2013 5:30pm PST
until robin returns. and diane and the team right here tomorrow night. from all of us here at abc news, goodnight. >> next at 6:00. regrets and recovery after a ten-year-old is killed in a fire on treasure island. >> stop and friction. the new concerns about the crime-fighting tool. >>> and thousands turn out to rally against the controversial pipeline and what they want the president to do. abc7 news at 6:00 starts now. >> ama: a community in mourning after a ten-year-old girl died in a fire on treasure island. tonight, residents left homeless try to begin putting back the pieces. good evening, i'm ama daetz. a vigil is set to get underway in less than an hour. tomas roman is live from treasure eye island. >> the candlelight vigil for the girl who died in the fire that destroyed this townhouse behind me, is set to start in an hour. neighbors are expected to gather here to mourn the passing of the ten-year-old who they describe as energetic and sweet. >> neighbors left stuffed animals, balloons, and notes where an early saturday morning fire took the life of core rebound na -- corrina
PBS
Feb 26, 2013 7:00pm PST
the phyllis c. wattis foundation and diane b. wilsey. >> sculptor bruce beasley has worked in this west oakland complex since 1964. large scale geometric pieces. bruce grew up in los angeles making model airplanes and hot rods. >> bruce beasley: the realization that i could make something that didn't have an existence before, with my hands, that came out of my imagination. that somehow, in some little tiny way, spoke emotionally, was just exhilarating.
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 4:25am EST
access to a minor's online accounts after the minor's death. rickey and diane lash hunted for clues into their teenaged son's suicide back in 2011 but they were blocked from accessing his facebook page until his estate was settled because of privacy laws. >>> facebook is also getting some attention for its recent tax breaks. >> in fact, some people can't believe how much the company paid or rather didn't pay. fox's peter deucey breaks down the numbers. >> facebook's profits in the u.s. last year, $1.1 billion. their combined federal and state income tax bill, zero dollars. they are actually going to get a refund of $429 million thanks to one tax deduction for executive stock options. >> the employees cash in the stock options. and at that point, there is a tax deduction for the company because even though it didn't cost facebook a nickel, the government treats it as wages and they get a deduction for it. usually it doesn't wipe out a company's whole tax bills although many companies get wig breaks from it. >> reporter: in coming years, facebook will get more traction breaks. >> save
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am PST
. >> and there will be a separate tea party response from senator rand paul. diane sawyer and i will anchor the coverage of the state of the union at 9:00 p.m. eastern, 6:00 pacific. >> should be an interesting night, george. >>> we're going to turn to the vacation nightmare. the carnival cruise ship that has been stranded in the gulf of mexico. instead of trying to go to mexico, the ship trying to get to a port now in mobile, alabama. matt gutman has the latest on the story. >> reporter: for the thousands of people aboard, another day aboard a cruise ship where life is not a vacation. the decision overnight to tow the crippled "triumph," seen in these new photos, to alabama, could be making a brutal voyage even worse. and for the first time, we are hearing from passengers aboard that stricken ship. >> there's no lights, no water. we can't flush. some people were able to shower. >> reporter: conditions are getting worse by the hour, debra rightmire texted abc news. cabin carpets are wet with urine and water. toilets are overflowing inside our cabins. we're having to sleep inside the hallways. onion and
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 88 (some duplicates have been removed)